Ace joined Woodward in the mid-50’s, and later served as its President and CEO until the late 80’s.
For 55 of its 100 years, Ace served Woodward as an engineer, builder, and leader. His impact on the construction industry, community, and the fabric of our firm will be felt and remembered for years to come.
“He liked being part of the community,” said Larry Case, an architect who worked with LeGardeur for about 50 years. “He felt that we were working to build a community, and he wanted to give back some of his time because the community had been good to us.